20, 000 music lovers were thrilled by the eccentric performance of musician David Adeleke aka Davido at his first sold-out show at O2 Arena, London.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the show, which took place on Sunday night, makes Davido the second Nigerian to sell out the Arena following Wizkid’s iconic 2018 show.
The show was attended by Edward Enninful, Editor of British Vogue and supermodel, Naomi Campbell who came to support the Nigerian Afropop star.
Following this, globally acclaimed actor and Disc Jockey, Idris Elba stepped on stage to announce Davido’s entrance.
The musician arrived on a suspended platform eliciting loud cheers from the audience.
He went on to perform a catalogue of his hit tracks including ‘Dami Duro’, ‘FIA’, ‘If’, ‘Fall’ and ‘Assurance’, bringing his girlfriend, Chioma on stage as they shared a kiss.
The crowd, who were familiar with his lyrics, sang loudly to the songs, creating a charged atmosphere with an energy matched by Davido’s energetic set.
There were also few surprise performances including that of Jamaican superstar, Popcaan and Nigerian star, Zlatan.